Welcome to the City of Cochran!


The City of Cochran is a uniquely progressive rural community built upon efficient and effective service delivery with an organizational culture that strives to embrace change and diversity. The City also strives to ensure a high level of innovation and sustainable development while maintaining and enhancing a quality educational system, with the ultimate goal of providing a safe and secure environment to live, raise families, work, conduct business, and play.

News and Updates


Sidewalk Improvements: The City of Cochran Public Works Department will be conducting sidewalk demolition and sidewalk construction on E DYKES ST (N 3rd to N 2nd) starting May 5, 2014 as part of the LMIG (Local Maintenance Improvement Grant) 2013. The construction zone will encompass the sidewalk adjacent to the First Baptist Church starting at 3rd Street and extending to 2nd Street. We ask that citizens be aware of workers and construction equipment. Any questions or concerns feel free to contact Public Works at 934-3235 or City Hall at 934-6346.


The City of Cochran is currently rolling out its new website to better serve its citizens. Many sections of the website are still under development and will be completed shortly. Please bear with us as we update our site to provide our citizens with the best information and services to meet the changing needs of our community.


The City of Cochran has established a Cardboard Recycling Center behind City Hall on Post Office Lane. We ask all citizens and businesses to help us make this Center a success and bring us a better tomorrow for future generations.


Walmart is coming to Cochran! The 70,000 square foot facility will house retail, grocery, and pharmacy operations and is expected to open in July. Walmart plans on hiring approximately 100 employees.


City Council votes to become a City of Ethics. Read more.


City Council implements a new Strategic Plan to guide the City. Read more.


City Manager Weekly Updates